69, passed away peacefully November 21, 2019, at her home in Goodyear, AZ.
Eva was born
February 20, 1950, in Herzogenaurach, West Germany, to Hans and Maria
In 1968, while
still in Germany, Eva met and married Edward (Larry) Stevens. After moving
to Chesterton they raised their family here.
Eva is survived by
her husband James R. White of Goodyear; her son Michael (Mary) Stevens of
Fountain Hills, AZ, and her daughter Tracy (Matthew) Koontz of Warsaw, IN.
Also surviving are grandchildren Payton and Kaylee Stevens, and Alexandra,
Dayne and Corissa Koontz, as well as a brother Paul (Zdenke) Wewetzer, of
Eva was preceded in
death by her parents Hans and Maria Wewetzer, brother Georg Wewetzer, sister
Rita Vollweiter and former husband Larry Stevens.
After raising her
children, Eva attended college and became a nurse specializing in long-term
care. She moved out West where she met and married James R. White. She and
Jim enjoyed traveling around the world, especially back to Germany to visit
family. Eva retired from nursing in 2010. She relished her visits and phone
calls from family and friends, and she enjoyed relaxing outdoors and
A private memorial
service is planned at a later date.